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The Square by Marguerite Duras

All Paris parks are the Luxembourg Gardens as far as I’m concerned.

C.J. and I arrived early for the matinee.  (Everything David Sedaris says about going to the movies in Paris is true. 422 more words

Book Review

Très vite dans ma vie il a été trop tard. À dix-huit ans il était déjà trop tard. Entre dix-huit et vingt-cinq ans mon visage est parti dans une direction imprévue.

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The Lovers of Viorne - The Theatre Room London

The Lovers of Viorne – The Theatre Room London

The Theatre Room is probably one of the quaintest performance spaces I’ve ever had the opportunity to visit. 572 more words

Theatre Reviews

5 Must-Read Works of French Literature

Dominique Fabre lists five books he can’t stop revisiting

It’s not easy to choose only five books, so I made up my mind and decided to mention the five I can’t help reading again, once in a while, because they are still here for me today. 76 more words

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Mi primer acoso

Desde hace varias semanas he estado tentada a contar la historia de #MiPrimerAcoso pero me sentía temerosa e insegura, porque qué van a decir de mi, cuántas personas se pueden incomodar por abrir el muro de su facebook y ver otra historia de tantas con el hashtag. 476 more words


The Lover by Marguerite Duras

“Very early in my life it was too late. It was already too late when I was eighteen.”

Like most 16 years old young women on the brink of adulthood, I was easily influenced and incredibly introspective. 270 more words


'The best way to fill time is to waste it.'
— Marguerite Duras, born on this day in 1914 #literature #books #quotes pic.twitter.com/lZHcXWeFOv

— Rhys Tranter (@RhysTranter) April 4, 2016

20th Century